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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN BEACHES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
406 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

ILZ006-221130-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...ILLINOIS BEACH STATE PARK
406 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........82-88.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 68-72.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:22 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 91.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 69-73.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:22 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS 5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
ILZ014-221130-
COOK-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT
406 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........82-88.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 3 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 68-72.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:19 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 92.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 FOOT OR LESS.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 69-73.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:19 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ001-221130-
LAKE-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE
406 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........80-86.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 69-73.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:18 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 92.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....AROUND 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 70-74.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:34 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:18 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM
RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$
INZ002-221130-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKSHORE
406 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...
SKY/WEATHER............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE........80-86.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....1 TO 2 FEET.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 70-74.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:33 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:17 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER............PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE........AROUND 91.
BEACH WINDS............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
AVERAGE WAVE HEIGHT....AROUND 1 FOOT.
WATER TEMPERATURE..... 71-75.
UVI INDEX..............10 - VERY HIGH.
SUNRISE................5:33 AM CDT.
SUNSET.................8:17 PM CDT.
SWIM RISK..............LOW...WHICH MEANS THAT LARGE WAVES AND
                       DANGEROUS CURRENTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
                       HOWEVER...DANGEROUS CURRENTS MAY EXIST AT
                       ANY TIME NEAR PIERS...BREAKWALLS AND RIVER
                       OUTLETS. ALWAYS USE CAUTION AND NEVER SWIM
                       ALONE.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. LOW SWIM RISK.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. LOW SWIM RISK.

$$

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